Pelvic abscess

What is Pelvic abscess?

An abscess in the pelvic peritoneal cavity, developing as a complication of diffuse peritonitis or of localized peritonitis associated with abdominal or pelvic inflammatory disease, such as salpingitis; the pus frequently collects in the rectovesical or rectouterine pouch.

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What does it mean when they say small amount of free fluid in the pelvis with possible thickening of the rectosigmoid colon . and there is suture...

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FREE FLUID IN PELVIS WITH THICKENING OF RECTOSIGMOID WITH A WEIGHTLOSS MEANS YOU HAVE A SERIOUS DISEASE IN THE ABDOMAN. FREE FLUID WITHTHIS KIND OF...

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I am a 54 year old white female. For the past 2 weeks I have had several episodes of vaginal bleeding that just gushes out unexpectedly. This last...

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Brief Answer:
Malignancy needs to be ruled out

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Hi Rtrevrn52, I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
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